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Our fundamentals are strong, and our dreams are lofty. Welcome to the pre-eminent incubator for a rising generation of real estate leaders and community builders.

Transforming the future of real estate

The Texas Real Estate Center brings together exceptional faculty and top industry professionals to facilitate cutting-edge research and curricula in finance, real estate, law, design, and planning – all designed to place graduates with the nation’s leading real estate firms.

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    Academic Programming

    The Center supports an interdisciplinary and practical education in real estate at both undergraduate and graduate levels.
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    Member Conferences

    Our fall and spring members-only conferences are an opportunity for our Council to discuss current market trends and the state of the economy.
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    National Challenge

    Graduate student teams compete for honors and cash awards every November at our nationally recognized real estate case competition.
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    Investment Fund

    The John C. Goff Real Estate Investment Fund is a student-managed investment fund that establishes McCombs as the nation’s preeminent real estate educational institution.
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    Real Estate Recruiting

    Our students gain interdisciplinary experience with a blend of finance and practical real estate development skills needed for a vast spectrum of industry careers.
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    Advisory Council

    With well over 300 members, the Real Estate Council is highly regarded as one of the country's top real estate industry organizations.


Association with the Texas Real Estate Center places you amidst elite professionals, respected scholars, and rising young real estate stars. There is room at the top for those motivated to collaborate and contribute in true Texas fashion.